Bellefontaine Examiner

Switch to desktop

Man dies when car is struck, catches fire in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in central Ohio say an unidentified driver died when he lost control of his car, was struck by an oncoming SUV and became trapped in his vehicle, which caught fire.

Last Updated on Monday, 22 December 2014

Hits: 756

Read more...

Olympian Jesse Owens honored in Senate resolution

WASHINGTON (AP) — A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 December 2014

Hits: 820

Read more...

Ohio gets $75M grant for health-care payment model

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is getting a four-year federal grant for $75 million to test new payment models aimed at improving patient care.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 December 2014

Hits: 599

Read more...

Ohio veterans running out of time to claim bonuses

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Veterans who served in Iraq during the war are running out of time to claim Ohio bonuses of up to $1,500.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 December 2014

Hits: 790

Read more...

Coroner: Ohio man shot at least 7 times by officers

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — A county coroner says a man killed by police officers in central Ohio earlier this month was shot at least seven times.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 December 2014

Hits: 635

Read more...

Ohio speaker exits after almost 4 decades in House

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After nearly four decades as a state lawmaker, House Speaker William Batchelder has laid down the gavel in the job he had long sought.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 December 2014

Hits: 836

Read more...

Aging white lion euthanized at Ohio zoo

CINCINNATI (AP) — An aging white lion given to the Cincinnati Zoo by performers Seigfried & Roy had to be euthanized because of age-related health issues.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 December 2014

Hits: 595

Read more...

Tax, charter-school changes on Kasich 2015 agenda

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gov. John Kasich said Thursday he plans to push back even harder against detractors during his second term, as he tries to further reduce Ohio's income tax and enact regulations on charter schools.

Last Updated on Friday, 19 December 2014

Hits: 544

Read more...